Ridgid 52305 171 Long Handle Square Point Shovel has a Handle length of 47" and a blade Size of 9-3/4" x 12". Shovel Blades and shanks are one-piecerust-proofed14 gauge Steeltaper-formedthen heat treated. Round Blades have Slip-resistantturned step. Burnished lacqueRed ash Handles are double-riveted to blade Socket. 170FG and 171FG design is offeRed With Fiberglass Handles for greater strength and longer life.